Is there anything more charming than a quintessential English fishing harbour? The tiny village of Appledore, in Devon, has one of the best. has one of the best. Lines of old fishing boats dapple the estuary and rows of gleaming white, Grade II-listed fisherman's cottages stand proudly overlooking glorious sea views. A maze of narrow streets, lined with pastel-coloured houses, snakes up to the village centre. As fishing villages go, Appledore really is one of the loveliest in the South West.
For the best estuary views in town, take a look through our collection of dog-friendly cottages in Appledore. Whether you want to be within walking distance from the harbourside or have easy access to the beach, our friendly team will find the holiday home for you. Self-catering accommodation is often ideal for dog-lovers, as you don't have to worry about leaving Fido alone. Devon is also packed full of pubs that will welcome your pet - try the delicious seafood platter at the Beaver Inn.
If Appledore is full up, the North Devon Coast is strewn with seaside villages and lively towns that are ideal for a beach break. Just a short drive away are the popular towns of Woolacombe and Ilfracombe, perennial favourites for families looking to tire dogs and children out at the beach and finish with a slap-up meal of fish and chips. You can't go wrong with the long sandy beaches all along the North Devon coast though - from Minehead to Westward Ho!, the entire region is a delight.
More dog-friendly locations around Appledore
The beaches are the main draw for beautiful Devon, particularly for dog-owners. These are some of our favourite spots for long coastal walks and great pooch-friendly pubs.